What we're about

The main group calendar can be found at https://www.meetup.com/CultralArts.com

The mission of this group is its name. 
This group is the 'little sister' group to "I Wanted to do that."  It will have only the key signature events of that group without an of the outside event organizers. 
This group is for anyone who loves travel. Whether you just want to go somewhere down the street or the other side of the world, come join us as we explore options of travel. Do you want an adventure? Visit museums? Go on sightseeing tours? Go shopping? Try a new restaurant or revisit your favorite ones? Watch a concert or sporting event?.
We welcome everyone and all things travel. Be prepared to tell us where you've been; where you would like to go next; who you would like to go with; and what you would like to do.
The mission of this group is its name. 
. . . . . Have you ever wanted to do a road trip but did not have people to join you? 
. . . . . . Have you ever wanted to do a complicated overseas trip and wanted a travel buddy (or buddies) to help you plan and go with you? 
. . . . . . Have you ever wanted to go camping but all the camping and hiking groups are all too hardcore and you want simple car camping?

It will be a friendly group of like minded geeks and nerdy travelers who share a passion for visiting local or long distance destinations, or for those thinking about travel or world travel for the first time.

WHAT WILL AND WILL NOT HAPPEN

The aim will be to meet monthly for drinks in the city. The objective is to make new friends, share travel stories, tips and thoughts about exciting places that we've visited, or plan to visit in the near future and to remind ourselves why people who travel the world are such good fun to be around.

There will not be presentations, slide shows and we will not allow commercial ventures to be pushed on you. Travel companies looking to promote their commercial services won't be here. This is aimed at populist travel. As leads . . . . we will make sure to steer when needed.

Meet Ups are based upon your personal interaction with other members within the group. There is no formal meeting agenda for these events. However you prefer to travel, we hope to see you at an event soon.

Seriously . . . let's post a road trip!!!

NOTE TO COMMERCIAL TRAVEL ORGANIZATIONS:

This is a non-commercial, social travel group. Promotion of goods, services or the solicitation of Members at Meet Ups, through the Meet Up messaging portal, Message Boards or via this website in any other way, by commercial organizations, non-commercial organizations, or by individuals is contrary to the spirit of the group and will result in expulsion from the group at the sole discretion of the group leadership.  Message Board solicitations may be deleted by the Organizer without notice. 
This group aims to be positive and safe environment for members to experience things that, for whatever reasons, you longed for but weren't able to do before. Everyone is welcome. 
Los Angeles is vibrant and diverse city. We have the opportunity to explore it and make new friends while doing so. Meetup is one of the few (maybe only) websites dedicated to having it's participants get offline and do things in reality. 
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven't yet met. (William Butler Yeats ) 
EVERYONE IS WELCOME INTO THE GROUP! 
This is a place where everyone can just come as they are, and mingle with people who are like them AND who are NOT like them. We are not limited, restricted or exclusive by age, gender, gender preference, national origin, relationship status, etc. To put it more simply this group is open to all. All ages, all genders, all sexual orientations, all types - And that includes you!!! 
There are plenty of meetups that exclude based of one reason or another. Or there plenty meetups where people self segregate. This meetup is neither of those. Diversity is coveted here. People are not monochrome and neither are we. You will fit in perfectly and find a lot of folks who just like you in certain aspect, and differ from you in others. It's the good kind of variety of life. 
Some events on this group may specify limits at times. Those will be clearly noted when needed. At times they may be age delineated, or even gender related. Limits are placed often as a means to control size. The event can then be repeated/recycled with a different limit range. If there is an event you really wish to go to with a limit, . . . please contact me. You can be the impetus and the catalyst for the next event in the different limit/range. Other times the limit can be waived or bent as needed. 
Challenge yourself and importantly, BE yourself and expand your horizons and comfort zone. Let your hair down! Go wild! Be open minded and be non-judgmental. The group is based off quality events to bring people together from positive social interaction. Anyone who wants to explore an alternative, bohemian, experimental, strange, obscure, weird, wild, absurd, bizarre, avant garde, unconventional, wild-at-heart side of Los Angeles is welcome! 
In the interest of making events successful . . . I will spread events across other meetup groups to bump up attendance. For as you know, . . . sometimes people don't show up. Some Organizers get really bent out of shape about that. I do however know that life happens. Even if it's 10 mins before the event. Just change your rsvp. No worries. No harm-no foul. There is not any sort strikes or penalty system, and there is nobody keeping score. The exception will be if it is listed as a "no flake" event. On those you gotta give good notice of changes. It's about fun and community. What I have found is that by being mellow and and having good events more show up. We tend to have 80% or more attendance. I approach with compassion. So if you don't make one event or another. . . try and make it to the next, or the one after that. When you do make it, .. . . we will be glad you are there and all are welcome. 
Here are the basics of group rules. 
Do NOT contact members who you have not met in real life. 
Avoid Put Downs.
Speak For Yourself.
Listen To Others.
You Have The Option To Pass.
Expect Unfinished Business. 
While there are flexible attendance rules. There are sex/gender related rules. As a guideline do not message people you have not met in person. This is not an online dating place. Ladies: If a guy messages you please contact me. There have been problems with that happening over meetup in general. It's just not cool. Meetup is about real life and not virtual. Guys, . . . get off your computer and come to an event. Say hello in person. Smile, . . . be personable and decent. And just be there to get to know people and make friends of whatever gender. You can always use new good friends. And this is one way to make/meet them. Wingman tactics and and Pickup artist tactics are similarly not allowed in this group. Organizers of another group that are not an organizer or host here are also not allowed to solicit members. 
The rest of the rule are just good ways to live and be. 
Photo and Name: You are allowed to join with whatever name and whatever photo. HOWEVER the main organizers may request you change either name or photo a their discretion. Names that are products, promotional, advertisements are red flags that will be requested to change or be removed.         If you are using a photo that is not your face, a current face photo may be requested. Here is the rule of thumb. Fake name and fake photo will be requested to change to a real photo and a real name or face removal. Real photo and fake name is usually fine. Fake photo and real name is usually fine. 
IF you need to maintain privacy of both then contact the main organizers and just ask. That's all it takes usually.

All organizers on the group do have different set of rules. 
The rules simplified. 
• No Emailing (do not use the bulk email feature in any way)
• No outside links 
• Great Copy 
• Great Pix
• 4 weeks notice is best. 
• List any money costs in the first 2 or 3 lines. 
Not too many rules. Not too complicated. They all have to do with respect for the membership. 
Let's talk a little more about age: Are you in your 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s ? (btw some write 20's 30's 40's 50's 60's 70's 80's 90's ). I am often asked "What age range is this group?" 20 40 maybe? 30 50 perhaps? Or even 60 70. Forties ( forty's forty ), Fifties ( fifty's fifty ) of sixties ( sixty's sixty ) or older does matter. 24-39 3000 20+ 30+ 50+ 60+ & under or over. We are just aiming at good community. 
Yeah, . . . All that is great, . . . But I still have one question, . . . What age is your group? 
Age is a state of mind. And our state (this group) has no borders. 
If so then you may be looking for us! 
We do NOT discriminate by age, sex or gender, gender preference, origin, religion, belly button lint, etc . . . .
Do you enjoy friendship, activities, key networking, casual socializing, parties learning, sharing, inspiration? You do!?!?! How about personal and professional development with active nerd adult ( adults ) who like adventure ( adventurers, adventures, adventurous ) stuff that may involve silly dance game ( games ) and cool nerds with addicting, amazing fun? Great!!!! There will be sweet things to discover while engaging in retro revival underground unique geeky exploration of fringe play plus speed punk quirky sophisticated spectacular geek socials with high society making savvy friends. It will be an offbeat odyssey of an outing to nerdy paradise and we will party at random places (see locations below). Come and share fine no flake ( flakes ) fun that is free or inexpensive and goes late into the lovely night. Left, right or center, we will live life together and enjoy. 
We do some sports related events. Are you interested in teammates players for your sport or hobby? Such as bowling, trivia, camping, biking, hike, hikes, hiking, snowboarder, snowboarding, ski, skiing, kayaking? Or even related to bmi, exercise, fitness, healthy, lock pong, recreation, recreational, outdoor, york Halloween, mammoth mountain, St Patrick's, Ensenada, un scrabble solitaire poker or more!!! We run the range.  
A bigger majority of what we are cultural ( culture ), language, travel, music, arts, festival, performance, crave, dining, exotic, restaurant, food, foodie, architecture, art, artistic, urban, or ballet. But it does not stop there. We also do comedy, concert ( concerts ), cook, cooking, theater, theatre, culinary, cultural, tours, sub-culture, subculture sponge ( sponges ), performances, dances, dancing, museums, musical ( musicals ), bars, foodies, dinner, dinning, bbq, beach, restaurants, trips, cruise ( cruises ), cuisine.  And even with all that we still to even more!!! Including, flea n farmer (farmers) market ( markets ), boutique, burlesque, crafting, craft, create, creating, sushi, pho, pizza, tastings, tickets, kim chi, tai kimchi, deserts, eating, festivals, film, films, galleries, games, karaoke, movies, sutra kama karma.And now the important question. Did we miss one? Oh. . . OK then, . . Send that so we can add it to the list.  
Aside from the High Brow we do engage in the Low Brow such as wine, beer, drink, bar hopping, dive bars ( dives ), rave ( raver ravers raves raving ), hip-hop hiphop, hole holes-in-walls, crawl crawls, trance techno, dubstep, night nightclub, nightlife, nights. As well as classic club clubbing, clubs eclectic, edm electro electronica, pubs, pub speak, speakeasy, drinks, meet meeting mix mixer mixers mixing, greet, happy hour hours haunts, Did somebody say volunteer mingle? Let's DoLA or make a Timeout and TimeoutLA. LAist anyone? 
So the High Brow and the Low Brow get together and make up THE KNOW BROW and that is all about people and who makes us up.  
By ethnicity we very much match the instagram ethnic makeup of Los Angeles with Caucasian and Non Hispanic Whites, Latino, Black or African American, Native American,Asian, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander and others such as Middle Eastern such as Arab or Israeli, and many more from across the global atlas.
Different than ethnicity is Nationality, or National Origin. And again . . . from that we run the range European, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Pacific Islander, Indian, Taiwanese (Taiwan), Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese ( China, Cantonese, Mandarin ), Hong Kong Mexican ( Mexico ), and more and more. Even USC or UCLA 
And that makes for sooooooooo many languages. We like language and the culture it is able to unlock It brings English, Spanish second ESL and ELL and ASL are big here. Hebrew, Yiddish, German, French, And the gamut of others to translate ( translation translator ) with class (classes). 
Tolerance is a main tenet here as we are Christian ( Catholic, Mormon, etc), Jewish (Jew Jews), Muslim, Sikh, Hindu, Buddhist, tech Scientology and more. And even Republican, Conservative, Liberal, Democrat, Libertarian, Bernie / BernieCrat, or even Trump or Trumpian or Scientologist. This is a big tent and since it's decent social we will all be decent. 
What it comes down to is we are making new friends ( friend freind freinds ) and to be friendly. Almost like finding your entourage Made up of Men (man men's mens) and women ( woman women's ) and non-binary too. Members may be young or old, married, single ( divorce divorced separated and never married ) or coupled (couple as part of a committed relationship / relationships ). Many are likely singles and looking to date in one way or another. Going on dates or dating is fine. But it does NOT happen via using the group like Tinder, Match.com, POF or eharmony. 
This group is about real life. So online messaging of people you have not met in real life is not allowed. Why such a rule? 
Because it is heterosexist of you to assume that all people are interested in you. Like is says above there are married or those in committed relationships. There is is also the range of sexual preference in the group. Gay, lesbian girls lgbt lgbtq queer bi poly swing swinger swinging and any sort of variation such as transsexual and transgender. We do accept all. Even rs40 and rso40. We do NOT accept SpeedDating or Speedating or whatever you call it. It's forbidden. 
Whoever you find cute, hot, sexy or find attraction to that comes in person. Plenty a match and romance or spark may happen. You may find your love (or lover). But you also may just make great friends girlfriend ( girlfriends ). It's just down to good decent social. Conscious communication and engagement that makes for self-improvement and improvement of others. Conversation and network or networking of professionals. That's just smart l33t leet api entrepreneur groupting that will lead to inspirational international consciousness. 
We just added Game of Thrones GOT and The Walking Dead viewing parties. 
Where do you do events? We do them ALL OVER!!!! I have taken the time to look at past events and the cities they have happened in and near and put it together with the upcoming location too. Our groups IS different, . . . we DO range all over the city. Here are where we HAVE BEEN, and where we are GOING!! All of it is obscure or obscura.
So I have gone in great detail to cover who we are and what we do. This is accurate and verifiable by going to our past events and looking that what we have done. This is all fact based on the breadth, scope and mission of this group. 
If you have made it this far. Then watch this and then, . . .get off social media and on meetup. The social part of social media. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GEWnXmDfVZg
This group is also very Reddit and Redditor affiliated. As such redditors events will be doing activities that do involve meme memes dank redidit subeddit snu snoo lurker boardgames board gaming gamer video cardgames card cards against humanity computers anime internet upvote downvote vote secret santa harry potter wow world warcraft karma programming digg cheap low cost nsfw league legends wtf youtube hearthstone twitch csgo narwhals bacon bacons midnight overwatch lol bernie sanders front page reddiyt r/all homepage android apple iphone mac samsung s6 s7 s8 r mobile funny dota dota2 nba politics discussion pokemon aww askreddit app apps comicon comic con convention disneyland disney diy diablo rams dodgers raiders cosplay star trek wars trekkie scifi sci-fi science fiction gif troll thrones got comment comments ama til today i learned ask me anything steam pc independent yorker independents artemis jackbox jack box com firefly serenity citizen& something comedy urban nightlife foodies friendship sierra wine food drinks dining american ny karaoke  
And the other members will have events involving cuisine recreation organizations snowboarding recreational fitness pubs eating culinary consciousness psychology philosophy growth conversation snowboarder theatre theater performances movies films creating galleries museums speak easy speakeasy opening nights music film festivals dancing street performance literature hikes greet tastings tours crawls outdoor activities beer * " ! +

Upcoming events (4+)

Meetup on The Orient Express Paris, Venice, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Istanbul!!

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

The Orient Express...you have heard it many times. The romance, the mystery, the adventure! Of course with the opulence too!
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This trip brings back the romance and adventure of train travel, along with the mystery of new cities and countries. Brought back in a special way; adding value and removing inflated expense of excessive opulence by replacing it with service and contemporary refinement. The journey will mirror elements of the original Orient Express route from Paris to Istanbul. The Original Orient Express no longer exists. We are re-creating the route using modern trains and conveniences.
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Paris for 3 days
Venice 2 days
Vienna 2 days
Prague 2 days
Budapest 2 days
Istanbul 3 days
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Included: train or air travel between the 6 cities, transfers to hotels, train stations or airports, guided tours in each city, one or more meals a day, museum entrances, wine tasting and much more!
In addition, many other options and extras are included.
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We travel as a group, and also have the flexibility of hop-on, hop-off tours and museum passes with "skip the line" so you enjoy a complete independence. You are free to do your own thing, cater to your special interests, visit other sights and locations in the cities, while still being guided and helped with all the arrangements. You can do it independently, or you can join new friends traveling with you, and do it together. The idea is: come alone, meet new like-minded people and make lifelong memories...without being stuck with the "one size fits all" tour formula.
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The Orient Express was long-distance passenger train service that began in 1883 with the original endpoints being Paris to Istanbul. The original name became synonymous with intrigue and was a showcase of luxury with comfort at a time when traveling was still rough and dangerous. The original Orient Express is but a memory. And we are bringing back the best parts.
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EVERY aspect of this trip is epic. Visit picturesque and storied cities. Enjoy four night trains and experience the enchantment of the rails. We are even staying in the original destination of Pera Palace Hotel in Istanbul built in 1882 with it's grandeur and opulence.
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Visit 6 countries: France, Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Turkey!
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$3940 total cost per person, double occupancy.
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Don't have a travel partner or roommate? No problem. Most attend solo and we match up roommates so you can get the benefit of double occupancy cost.
If you want Solo Occupancy for Train Cabins and Hotels it is $1,290 additional.
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This event is LIMITED to 18 persons total. We ONLY have 3 openings left.
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Includes:

  • 4 night trains with sleeping compartment accommodations
  • 10 nights in 4-star or higher category hotels with best central locations
  • all transfers
  • guided tours in each city
  • entrance to museums in each city
  • at least one meal a day
  • and more...

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Does not Include:
Trans-Atlantic Airfare: Flights vary by city, and by class of seat. This des not make it possible to include fight to get there. However this allows for flexible departures for you. Or you can use points, miles or credits.
Message Anna for a quote for a flight from your city
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CLICK HERE for our Secure Deposit Link
Deposit is Refundable up to 90 days before departure.
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If you are making deposit be sure to CLICK HERE and fill out our EVENT INFO FORM
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For more detailed information for this event CLICK HERE to fill out our INFO REQUEST FORM
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We ALSO have Pre and Post trip extension options.
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Pre-trip extension to Barcelona May 07-10, 2022
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Post-Trip extension to explore deeper into the wonders of TURKEY
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Message us direct.
To send a Anna Direct Message CLICK HERE
To send Marc (screen name Oddie) Direct Message CLICK HERE
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We do a Zoom Q & A (every other) Wed 6:00-7:30 PM
Meet others attending, be social, or come and get any questions answered.
To attend the zoom Q & A CLICK HERE
To get a Google Form for a reminder CLICK HERE
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Come to the zoom and ask any questions. Great way to get the info you want without all the other fluff. As well as meet other attendees.
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We believe in good decent social. We have a set of sister groups we post our local free, local/reginal camping, and our overseas events to.
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To see all our other events CLICK HERE
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Live the adventure instead of only dreaming it !
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Meetup on The Orient Express. Only 3 spots left! Confirm by April 8th !!

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

Meetup on the Orient Express is our signature trip. Tracing the old Orient Express route, we visit 6 countries! It's an unforgettable escape, the trip of a lifetime! This event was sold out months ago and now we were able to add a few more spots. You have to act fast though! If you want to grab one of these few spots, book by April 8th!

The Orient Express...you have heard it many times. The romance, the mystery, the adventure! Of course with the opulence too!

This trip brings back the romance and adventure of train travel, along with the mystery of new cities and countries. Brought back in a special way; adding value and removing inflated expense of excessive opulence by replacing it with service and contemporary refinement. The Original Orient Express no longer exists, but this journey will mirror elements of the original route from Paris to Istanbul. We are re-creating the experience using modern trains and conveniences.

Paris for 3 days
Venice 2 days
Vienna 2 days
Prague 2 days
Budapest 2 days
Istanbul 3 days

Included: train or air travel between the 6 cities, transfers to hotels, train stations or airports, guided tours in each city, one or more meals a day, museum entrances, wine tasting and much more!
In addition, many other options and extras are included.

The Orient Express was long-distance passenger train service that began in 1883 with the original endpoints being Paris to Istanbul. The original name became synonymous with intrigue and was a showcase of luxury with comfort at a time when traveling was still rough and dangerous. The original Orient Express is but a memory. And we are bringing back the best parts.

EVERY aspect of this trip is epic. Visit picturesque and storied cities. Enjoy four night trains and experience the enchantment of the rails. We are even staying in the original destination of Pera Palace Hotel in Istanbul built in 1882 with it's grandeur and opulence.

Includes:

  • 4 night trains with sleeping compartment accommodations
  • 10 nights in 4-star or higher category hotels with best central locations
  • all transfers
  • guided tours in each city
  • entrance to museums in each city
  • at least one meal a day
  • and more...

Does not Include:
Trans-Atlantic Airfare: Flights vary by city, and by class of seat. This allows for flexible departures for you. Or you can use points, miles or credits. Direct Message Anna for a quote for a flight from your city

We ALSO have Pre and Post trip extension options.

Pre-trip extension to Barcelona May 07-10, 2022

Post-Trip extension to explore deeper into the wonders of TURKEY

This event is LIMITED to 18 persons total. We ONLY have 3 openings left.

Total cost per person, double occupancy is $3940 (we match roommates for those wishing to share):
Solo room and train cabin occupancy is additional $[masked]
The only way to secure your spot is a $500 deposit
Click Here for Secure Deposit Link

Click Here and Fill out this from if you are making a deposit OR fill out this form if you want information and itinerary.

Because we are only a month away from departure, deposit is nonrefundable and payment in full is due immediately after confirmation of the space.

We have designed this to include all the "must see" locations and have a super detailed Day By Day that lists ALL the historic spots we will be going to.

Click Here to fill out our google info request form and receive detailed itinerary and inclusions

Click Here to Message Direct to Anna with any questions.

We do a Zoom Q & A (every other) Wed 6:00-7:30 PM Pacific.
Meet others attending, be social, or come and get any questions answered. Click Here for our Overseas Events Zoom

Click Here for General Policies and useful info for our international trips

Click Here for the the MAIN location this event posted

We believe in good decent social. We have a set of sister groups where we post our local free, local/regional camping, and our overseas events too.

Click Here to see all our other fun events

Live the adventure instead of only dreaming it!

SOT[masked]

Post-Trip Extension: Turkey. Pamukkale, Ephesus, Cappadocia

Los Angeles International Airport

TURKEY EXTENSION

This 4-day trip is an optional Post-Trip extension to explore deeper into the wonders of TURKEY
It is a companion event to our Meetup on the Orient Express: https://www.meetup.com/MoreToExplore/events/282289546

There ALSO an optional Pre-trip extension to Barcelona:
https://www.meetup.com/MoreToExplore/events/281542008

Here is the info for the Turkey Post Trip Extension
May 25:
Devrent Valley where the geographical formations remind a place of another planet.
Then in Pasabagi, you will take a stroll between the amazing fairy chimneys of Cappadocia.
Avanos to see the most beautiful examples of Byzantine art in Goreme Open Air Museum.
Uchisar Castle, the highest point of the region, where you will have a fabulous panoramic view over Cappadocia.
Accommodation in Cappadocia (Includes lunch on the tour)

May 26:
Optional balloon ride at sun-rise time (balloon ride not included in the price).
Hike through the Rose Valley visiting the churches.
Christian village of Cavusin.
Pigeons Valley and then continue on to see the marvel of construction of the Underground City.
Ortahisar Natural Rock Castle.
Flight to Izmir.
Transfer to hotel.
Accommodation in Kusadasi. (breakfast at the hotel and lunch on the tour)

May 27:
Ephesus Tour. You will visit the premiere Greco-Roman City of the ancient world, Ephesus. Explore the Temple of Hadrian, Domitian's temple, Hercules gate, famous Celsus Library, Great theater and other Roman sites.
Visit House of Virgin Mary where she is believed to have spent her last years. On November 29th, 2006, Pope Benedict XVI proclaimed the House of the Virgin Mary at Ephesus to be sacred.
Take a break to taste delicious, healthy and traditional Turkish food.
Temple of Artemis, which is the one of the seven wonders of ancient world.
Then transfer back to hotel.
Accommodation in Kusadasi. (breakfast and lunch)

May 28:
Pamukkale, which is the center of natural thermal spring waters with healing properties. Due to the chemical properties in the water, pure white colored travertine and stepped water terraces have been created on the mountain slope.
It is for its resemblance to cotton piles that it is called ´Cotton Castle´ in Turkish.
Visit the travertines and the ancient city of Hierapolis which has the biggest Necropolis with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia.
Cleopatra’s Pool is one of the highlights of the site and still in use. (Entrance is optional with self-payment at site. If entering please have your towels and slippers with you). Shallow thermal waters ripple over a wonderful scattering of ancient roman ruins that lie beneath.
After the tour, you will be transferred Airport to take flight to Istanbul. Transfer to your hotel. (breakfast at hotel, lunch on the tour)

May 29:
Transfer Istanbul Hotel to the airport for the flight back home.

Turkey Extension Package Rates & Conditions

The cost is $880.00 per person in double room or $840 in triple room.
The cost is $[masked] in a private single room.

The cost includes the following services:
• 1-night stay at MDC Cave Hotel in Cappadocia
• 2-nights stay at Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel in Kusadasi
• 1-night stay at Fly And Stay Airport Hotel in Istanbul
• Airport shuttle transfer services.
• Regular small guided tours at sites
• Breakfast at the hotels and lunch on the tours.
• Domestic Flight Tickets with 20 kg luggage allowance

The following services are excluded:
• Dinners
• Drinks at lunch services
• Optional balloon tour and entrance to Cleopatra’s Pool (Cost per person to be advised upon request)

AND/OR if you have questions?

You can message us direct. For Anna Direct Message https://secure.meetup.com/messages/?new_convo=true&member_id=131297062

For Marc (screen name Oddie) Direct Message https://secure.meetup.com/messages/?new_convo=true&member_id=273063881

AND/OR

We do a Zoom Q & A (every other) Wed 6:00-7:30 PM
Meet others attending, be social, or come and get any questions answered.
https://www.meetup.com/MoreToExplore/events/282592604/

Google Form to get Reminder for the zoom https://forms.gle/6Zs4GMhsN7ZD8ugW6

Come to the zoom and ask any questions. Great way to get the info you want without all the other fluff. As well as meet other attendees.

We believe in good decent social. We have a set of sister group we post our local free, local/reginal camping, and our overseas events to.
The main place where this is posted to: https://www.meetup.com/CulturalArts/events/283002854/

To see all our other events: https://www.meetup.com/CulturalArts/events

SOT[masked]

FREE 10 Wines Tasting + A FREE BOTTLE TO TAKE HOME

4500 Park Granada

READ THIS FIRST:

By making an RSVP to this event you confirm that you and your guests:

  1. are of legal drinking age in the United States
  2. you typically purchase or order wine around 12-24 times each year
  3. are 100% sure that you will attend; as this is a complimentary event, please arrive early as the event is first come first serve
  4. VERY IMPORTANT: when you RSVP on Meetup, please also fill the short form at this link. Only those on the form will be eligible to attend
  5. no food will be served, only non flavoured crackers will be served, as palate cleanser. This is because food with wine completely changes the taste of the wine. Please plan accordingly

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Prepare to taste and rate 10 great white and red wines, and TAKE A FREE bottle of quality wine with you at the end too! We will be tasting Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon and other varietals.

We are inviting 60 members of our meetup and wine tasting communities to pick up a free bottle of wine and taste different wines using the Quini app on your smartphone or tablet, while you visit, to get your true opinion about the wines.

Please aim to arrive by 5:30 to prep your mobile device and check out how things work, so we can start on time.

The event starts at 6:00 p.m. We start to wind down at 8:00 and the event shuts at 8:30. Your free wine bottle will be waiting to go home with you too!

Note that you will need at least 90 minutes to go through the 10 wine tastings on Quini and to socialize. Please plan accordingly.

Please RSVP quickly with your name and we'll set your FREE take-home wine bottle aside for you. Folks love Quini wine tastings. Almost every event around the country gets oversubscribed. So, sign up ASAP.

If you have a friend or family member who fits the criteria and they are not part of this Meetup group, please ask them to join the group or be your guest. You can invite up to 5 guests.

Cheers,
Your Quini Team

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What to bring and do:
• A WELL CHARGED smartphone or tablet.
• Make sure you have filled this form, to complete your registration for the event. We need this information to send you further instructions as we get nearer to the event date.
• Sign up to the Quini app in advance at https://quiniwine.com/#/tasting-app and complete your user profile. Remember to save your profile.
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